Winning the White House in ’08 – www.wwh08.com – is an exciting San Francisco Bay Area Democratic Party forum for opinion, community, and fundraising activists. Their vision is to catalyze the continued growth and development of Bay Area Democrats – allowing a wide range of people to meet and evaluate the Democratic Presidential candidates. You’ll hear how Al Gore’s new book: “Assault on Reason” is a beacon for reclaiming American democracy. Related links: SF Chronicle: WWH08 - Time Magazine: "The Last Temptation of Gore" - Huffington Post: A Call to Action and Gore on Fire. This stimulating program includes:
* how the Bay Area WWH08 initiative is creating more momentum for the Democrats
* why Gore -- our man for all seasons -- is also our man for saving democracy
* the impact "democracy conversations" can have for positive change
* John F. Kennedy's inspiring remarks about his passion for being a "liberal"
* how meeting Hillary, Edwards, Obama and Richardson affected the WWH08 caucus
Jeff Anderson is the founder and principal of Shiny Penny Ventures, a strategy and corporate development consulting firm that helps in launching socially responsible organizations and businesses. He was involved with the John Kerry for President 2004 Campaign, during which he led significant local and national fundraising efforts. In addition, he is Finance Chair on the Board of Directors of the Alice B. Toklas Democratic Club.
Judy Keyes is a partner at the San Francisco firm of Davis Wright Tremaine and is also an activist and fundraiser for Democratic candidates. Her political involvement dates back to 1968 in Chicago, outside the Democratic Convention, protesting against Vietnam. Judy’s husband was a Swift Boat Officer who served with John Kerry. She became a leader in the antiwar movement and was a 2004 delegate to the Democratic Convention. www.pbs.org/independentlens/begoodsmilepretty
Jeff Soukup is a business executive, political activist, and fundraiser, with experience in strategic planning, business management, finance and law. Recently, he was president and COO for PlanetOut, Inc., and worked as legislative counsel to Senator Bill Bradley. He also served as a National Finance Co-Chair of the John Kerry for President campaign. Jeff is on the board of directors of the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD).
You can listen online or download all of our shows--as well as find more information about our guests, their organizations, and their websites at www.joankenley.com